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Franklin "Frank" B. May

September 18, 1939 ~ June 1, 2019 (age 79)

Franklin “Frank” B. May, 79, of Ellettsville passed away at Hearthstone Health Campus on Saturday, June 1, 2019 surrounded by his wife and family.

Frank’s parents, Haskell and Dora (Pless) May welcomed him into this world on September 18, 1939 in Monroe County.  He became the husband of Dorothy (Robertson) May on June 30, 1960 and they have been happily married for 59 years.  Frank was employed by GE where he worked in Quality Control and after 31 years with the company, he retired in 1997.  Frank worshiped at the Richland Church of Christ. He loved to travel visiting many different places including a drive to Alaska with Dorothy, one of their favorite trips.  His great-grandchildren, Brody and Kadin held a very special place in his heart, enjoying their frequent visits.

Frank is survived by his wife, Dorothy May of Ellettsville; daughter, Kathleen Emmons and husband Tim of Monroe City, Indiana; grandchildren, Kristina Elgar Francis and husband Brad and Jason Voegeli and girlfriend, Emily Cessna all of Bloomington; great-grandchildren, Brody Francis and Kadin Francis; sister Carolyn Sue Puckett of Bloomington and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers Donald May and Bernard May.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, June 8, 2019 at Chandler Funeral Home in Ellettsville.  The service will begin at 10:00 a.m.  Burial is to follow at Valhalla Memory Gardens.  Visitation will be at the funeral home on Friday evening from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  Frank’s family invites you to share condolences, memories and more with them on his tribute page at www.chandlerfh.com

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